Ukraine mulling over VAT on IT corporations' services, following Russia's example If the bill is passed, IT companies' services may rise in price by 20% for Ukrainians.
16:42, 29 January 2020
Google goes offline after fibre cables cut – BBC No explanation for the cut cables has been offered.
22:20, 19 December 2019
Ukrainian group of companies Infomir became a partner of Google The first device that went through all stages of certification was Infomir's MAG425A set-top box.
11:36, 30 November 2019
RFE/RL: Russia warns Google over advertising 'illegal mass events' on YouTube The announcement comes a day after tens of thousands of opposition supporters gathered outside Moscow's center for a sanctioned rally demanding fair municipal elections.
17:55, 11 August 2019
Trump threatens tariffs against "foolish" Macron: media The French government argues that multinational firms such as Apple, which are headquartered outside the country, pay little or no tax on their sales in France.
15:00, 27 July 2019
Ukrainians now able to use Google Pay in online shopping The option is available in 6,500 Ukrainian online stores.
21:00, 27 March 2019
European Commission fines Google EUR 1.49 bln for abusive practices in online advertising The misconduct lasted over 10 years and denied other companies the possibility to compete on the merits and to innovate – and consumers the benefits of competition, according to the report.
16:55, 20 March 2019
Ukraine's Ambassador: Crimea shown as Russia territory on Google Maps goes against U.S. policy Google Inc. earlier assured the Russian authorities that Crimea annexed by Russia from Ukraine in 2014 was shown as Ukrainian territory "for technical reasons" and "there is no politicization."
13:00, 07 March 2019
Google agrees on cooperation with Russian censors – media In December of 2018, Roskomnadzor charged Google a fine of RUB 500,000 ($7,590) for refusing to subscribe to the registry of banned websites.
11:00, 07 February 2019
"Okay, Google, whose territory is Crimea?": Company summoned to Russian State Duma over map issues Moscow insists that Crimea is part of Russia.
16:40, 24 January 2019
Google exposed user data, feared repercussions of disclosing to public - WSJ The company opted not to disclose to users its discovery of a bug that gave outside developers access to private data. It found no evidence of misuse.
23:40, 08 October 2018
U.S. group posing as Russian trolls easily buys political ads on Google - media Despite assurances from Google last month that it has installed “robust systems” to “identify influence operations launched by foreign governments,” the company approved the CFA ads in less than 48 hours.
10:40, 06 September 2018
Google, Mastercard cut secret ad deal to track retail sales - Bloomberg Google found the perfect way to link online ads to store purchases: credit card data.
11:00, 03 September 2018
Russia blocks 1.8 million Amazon, Google IPs The move to ban IP blocks is a response to Telegram moving some of its infrastructure to Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud servers over the weekend.
10:20, 17 April 2018
Facebook, Google criticized by George Soros - BBC <p>The billionaire investor says their days are numbered.</p>
13:00, 26 January 2018
Google launches 3D tours of Ukrainian theaters <p>Google Ukraine has partnered with the Ukrainian Ministry of Culture to launch a platform for virtual, 3D tours of five Ukrainian theaters, according to a Google Ukraine blog post.</p>
15:42, 08 November 2017
Google rolls out Android Pay in Ukraine - KyivPost <p>U.S.-based tech giant Google has launched in Ukraine its contactless payment service for smartphones Android Pay, the Kyiv Post reports.</p>
09:00, 02 November 2017
Google uncovers Russian-bought ads on YouTube, Gmail, other platforms <p>Google for the first time has uncovered evidence that Russian operatives exploited the company’s platforms in an attempt to interfere in the 2016 election, according to people familiar with the company's investigation, according to The Washington Post.</p>
21:00, 09 October 2017
Google pulls Russia's RT network from Premium YouTube Ad Program - Bloomberg <p>Google recently removed Russia Today from a package of premium YouTube video inventory that the company sells to advertisers, a spokeswoman said on Tuesday, according to Bloomberg.</p>
10:20, 04 October 2017
Elon Musk leads 116 experts calling for outright ban of killer robots - The Guardian <p>Open letter signed by Tesla chief Elon Musk and Google’s Mustafa Suleyman urges UN to block use of lethal autonomous weapons to prevent third age of war, according to The Guardian.</p>
11:00, 21 August 2017